Major Gordon-Kroodsma, Sr. USMC (ret.)-Obituary


Major Gordon A. Kroodsma, Sr. USMC (ret.)


1921 - 2013 (Age 91)

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April 9, 2013
Remembering Gordon's quick wit and wry sense of humor. Thinking of all you during this time of loss.

Max and Debbie Kroodsma
Newberg, Oregon

Dave and I send our heartfelt condolences to Marjorie ,Diana. and Greg. Uncle Gordon will be sorely missed. We so enjoyed his jokes via e mail these last few years.
With all our love,
Dave and Jan (Kroodsma) Thomas
Reno, NV.

Jade McKensey Frank ~ Great Granddaughter

The mighty man I have admired above them all.
If only age had not come to call.
Separated by death connected in truth, honor and love.
We shall meet again and then your eyes will not be so dim.
Honesty and integrity you have passed so strongly on to me.
Thank you Grandpa, there is no other way I would want to be.

Proverbs 20:17

With Love Always Your Granddaughter.

Uncle Gordon was a special son, brother, husband, father, grandfather, and uncle. He will be missed but never forgotten. Thanks be to God for this very special man. With my love and prayers to the family...

Greg, I'm so very, very sorry for the loss of your father. I just now found out about it so, I'm sorry this is so late. My prayers and my deepest sympathies are with you.

He may be gone from earth but he will be waiting in Heaven for those of us who really loved this man. He will remain in my heart forever.


Major Gordon's Obituaries

Major Gordon A. Kroodsma, Sr. USMC (ret.), 91, of Pensacola, FL passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2013.Gordon was born on April 20, 1921 in Correy, PA. He served in the US Marine Corps as an Aviator for 21 years as well as participated in the Mercury Project. Upon retirement, he spent 21 years as a...

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